Entries Tagged as 'Living Room'

They Showed How Much They Cared

September 19th, 2016 · No Comments

Short sale. They didn’t care.

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Let the buyer deal with the mess.

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There’s no motivation to clean up.

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Sad.

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Neglected house.

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At least they left the oven.

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Free garbage bags and shovel with full price offer.

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The heat melted the cheap blinds.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Window Coverings

Faint Memories

September 9th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Having a smoker’s house means it’s easier to remember where pictures were hung.  Nicotine-stained fingers leave marks on the front door.  Impressive.

dirty neglected smoker's house heavy cigarette smoke smoking damaged floor Wickenburg Arizona home house for sale

There’s a sink but you’d bet the sellers never washed their hands.  Check out the refrigerator and cabinet doors!

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They painted a crescent moon on the bathroom door to make it look like an outhouse.

dirty neglected bathroom crescent moon painted on door Wickenburg Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Bathroom · Ceiling Fan · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Kitchen · Living Room · Other Arizona Cities

Before & After Renovation Pictures

September 3rd, 2016 · 4 Comments

Before Bedroom.  The house was bought for $95,000.

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After Bedroom.  The remodeled house sold for $146,000.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Front of House.

before after renovation remodeling project photo picture front exterior Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

After Front of House.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Before & After · Curb Appeal · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Remodeling

Before & After Remodeling

August 27th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Before Kitchen.  Purchased by an investor from a bank for $105,000.

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After Kitchen.  Orange you glad it was renovated?  Then sold for $167,000.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.  Your biggest return on investment is new paint and flooring.

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Before Bathroom 1.

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After Bathroom 1.

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Before Bathroom 2.

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After Bathroom 2.

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Before Bedroom 1.

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Before Bedroom 1.

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Before Bedroom 2.

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After Bedroom 2.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Before & After · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Remodeling

The Polar Bear Club

August 22nd, 2016 · 5 Comments

This home prominently features a polar bear wall hanging.  Plus a God’s eye yarn weaving (upper left); very popular in the 1970s.

polar bear wall hanging rug God's eye yarn weaving craft on display Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Stacks and stacks of old VHS tapes plus towels and blankets.

stacks of old VHS tapes towels blankets cluttered bedroom Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Mush! Mush! Here come the sled dogs.

Alaska sled dog wall hanging cluttered bedroom Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Please note the rifle in the middle of the photo.

rifle gun weapon cluttered dining table living room Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Decades of collecting.

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Floral wallpaper to cheer you up as you use the enema bag.

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Free TV with purchase.

old TV dusty cluttered garage Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Don’t mind the dust.  The seller certainly doesn’t.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Collections · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Family Photos · Garage or Carport · Grandma's House · Living Room · Other Arizona Cities · Staging · Wallpaper · Weapons & Firearms

Before & After Home Remodeling

August 20th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Before Dining Room.  This house was sold as a short sale.  It took 313 days for it to sell.  Not very short, was it?  An investor paid $95,000.

before after renovation remodeling project dining room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

After Dining Room.  Once renovated, the house sold for $152,000.

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Before Family Room.

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After Family Room.

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Before Kitchen.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.

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Before Bedroom 1.

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After Bedroom 1.

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Before Bedroom 2.

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After Bedroom 3.  Not the same bedroom as the photo above.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Tags: Bedroom · Before & After · Curb Appeal · Family Room · Kitchen · Living Room · People In Photos · Phoenix Homes · Remodeling

Rustic Charm

August 11th, 2016 · 2 Comments

So much to see and take in.

cluttered living room mobile home house shelves Casa Grande Arizona for sale photo

So much to take out.

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So much potential.

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Tags: Clutter · Drywall Damage · Fireplace · Kitchen · Living Room · Other Arizona Cities · Staging

Before & After Remodeling Photos

August 6th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Before Bedroom 1.  The house was purchased for $85,000.

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After Bedroom 1.  The renovated home then sold for $165,000.

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Before Bedroom 2.

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After Bedroom 2.

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Before Bathroom 1.

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After Bathroom 1.

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Before Bathroom 2.

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After Bathroom 2.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Family Room.

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After Family Room.

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Before Family Room.

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After Family Room.  With wall removed.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Before & After · Curb Appeal · Family Room · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Remodeling

Airline Legroom

August 1st, 2016 · 6 Comments

Good luck not hitting your shins on the coffee table.  The space is as tight as an airline seat.

furniture too big large for the space no legroom poor bad home staging Phoenix Arizona house for sale photo

If you are entertaining here, guests will need to enter one by one and then cannot get up and leave unless everyone leaves.

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Tags: Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Staging

San Diego Staging Needed

July 17th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Our reader Michael sent us these photos of a San Diego, California home.

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Let’s remove the stuffed animal on the couch, the outdated poster of movie stars at the diner, the bicycles, the fan, the ladder, the vacuum cleaner, the fake logs, the Budweiser sign, the cords, etc.

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The dust pan, the trash can…  And look at the dirty arms on that chair!

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Too bad this house is cluttered.  The wood floors are beautiful.

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MilkBone dog biscuits.

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Cluttered kitchen too.

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This house could look so much better.

cluttered kitchen poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

The bathroom needs help.  This house isn’t ready to be shown to buyers.

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Cluttered bedroom.

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Nine rolls of toilet paper in this bathroom.

9 nine rolls of TP toilet paper bathroom poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

Paper towels along with clutter.  Looks like a nice bedroom.  Too bad you can’t tell.

cluttered bedroom case of paper towels poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

The back of the house with wood deck.

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Tags: Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Drywall Damage · Kitchen · Living Room · Other US Cities · Room Addition · Siding · Staging · Ugly Couches/Chairs